Sent Forth A Dove

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Category: SKU: 7730


In 1606 the Duyfken became the first European ship to touch and chart Australian shores and its crew were the first recorded Europeans on Australian soil. Maritime author James Henderson’s vivid history of the tiny Dutch sailing ship reveals dramatic details of savage naval battles involving the Dove, ‘ and recounts Aboriginal elders’ traditional version of this land’s first fatal white-black conflict. 218 pages